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Zechariah 6:12 LEB

12 And say to him, 'Thus says Yahweh of hosts: "Look, [here is] a man whose name [is] Branch, and from his place he will sprout, and he will build the temple of Yahweh.

References for Zechariah 6:12

    • h 6:12 - Hebrew "Sprout" or "Shoot" ("Branch" is a traditional rendering in English)

      Study tools for Zechariah 6:12

      • a 6:1 - Literally "I did again, I lifted up my eyes"
      • b 6:3 - Other ancient versions read "grey" here
      • c 6:5 - Or "spirits" (The same Hebrew word can be translated "wind" or "spirit" depending on the context)
      • d 6:6 - Literally "Her with which"
      • e 6:6 - Some interpret the word "after" to indicate a westward direction
      • f 6:7 - That is, "Lord of all the earth"
      • g 6:10 - The imperative "Collect" has no object; many translations supply "silver and gold" or "an offering"
      • h 6:12 - Hebrew "Sprout" or "Shoot" ("Branch" is a traditional rendering in English)
      • i 6:13 - That is, between king and priest
      • j 6:14 - "Helem" is probably another name for Heldai (v. 10)
      • k 6:14 - "Hen" is frequently understood as a reference to Josiah (v. 10)